The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Rank 892 931 877
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -54
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Operations Engineer 4 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.008% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +21.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer within the UK.

Infrastructure Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 4 £37,000 -17.77%
Swindon - 4 £37,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £37,000 -
South West - 4 £37,000 -

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) MCSE
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 11 (64.71%) Degree
6 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
6 10 (58.82%) NetApp
7 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
7 9 (52.94%) PCI DSS
8 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
10 3 (17.65%) MCP
10 3 (17.65%) HP
10 3 (17.65%) Linux
10 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
10 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 3 (17.65%) SCCM
10 3 (17.65%) SCOM
11 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
11 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (11.76%) Citrix
11 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
11 2 (11.76%) DHCP

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DHCP
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Security Management
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) MCSE
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (64.71%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (17.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
4 10 (58.82%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle